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Under new Texas law, Planned Parenthood likely to be excluded from state employees' annual charity drive

A legal opinion from Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said that facilitating state employees' donations to Planned Parenthood falls under a 2019 state law prohibiting government entities from entering into "taxpayer resource transactions" with abortion providers or their affiliates.

The waiting room at Planned Parenthood of Gulf Coast's ambulatory surgical center in Houston.

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